Videos


Simple informational videos about reduce, reuse and recycle. It’s a family thing, down to earth and often just funny clips of what we get up to. Take a break and see us fumble in true Blue-Peter fashion as we give you a peek into how we do things here to zerowaste at chez Green

Reuse plastic bottles for slug collars

Filed in Reuse, Videos by on June 20, 2009 25 Comments
Reuse plastic bottles for slug collars

Use old plastic bottles to make deterrents for slugs!

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Revealed – the Green’s WRAP Recycle week pledge

Filed in Blog, Videos by on June 16, 2009 11 Comments
Revealed – the Green’s WRAP Recycle week pledge

Coming to a screen near you – the Green’s pledge for Recycle week

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Mr Green turns his trash into treasure.

Filed in Blog, Videos by on June 4, 2009 13 Comments
Mr Green turns his trash into treasure.

Take 2 plastic bags, a broken trough and add some Mr Green reuse magic.

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Mr Green gets a wooden leg

Filed in Videos by on May 12, 2009 8 Comments
Mr Green gets a wooden leg

He’s always been a bit of a Robinson Crusoe on the quiet, and this week Mr Green surpassed himself. We had a poorly patio chair – you’ll find out how it met its fate in the video. Suffice to say, we’ve had a three legged patio chair for some time now. We’ve been wondering what […]

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Plastic and children’s toys

Filed in Blog, Videos by on April 30, 2009 1 Comment
Plastic and children’s toys

In our weigh in this week, I mentioned that we had some plastic in the landfill, from some fishing nets. One of the things that is really tough about trying to live a zero waste lifestyle is children’s toys. We keep toys to a minimum wherever possible and thankfully, Little Miss Green has such an […]

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Our bin goes on a crash diet and loses nearly 10kgs in one week!

Filed in Blog, Videos by on March 9, 2009 25 Comments
Our bin goes on a crash diet and loses nearly 10kgs in one week!

We kept a ‘rubbish log’ for the past week and discovered it weighed around 10kgs. Now sit back and relax while we show you how to reduce this potential landfill waste to less than 100gms by reusing, recycling and composting all that we can.

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The results of our zero waste week

Filed in Blog, Videos by on February 2, 2009 38 Comments
The results of our zero waste week

Did we, or didn’t we, achieve a size zero bin during Gloucestershire’s zero waste week challenge?

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Fish pie today – made with leftovers

Filed in Blog, Videos by on January 29, 2009 10 Comments
Fish pie today – made with leftovers

Fish pie is one of Little Miss Green’s favourite meals. In fact, virtually anything based around fish gets her vote.

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